San Francisco Police Saturate Mission District After 2 Gang-Related Murders

More San Francisco police have been patrolling the Mission District since a second gang-related murder less than 24 hours after a young father was shot to death by gang members who mistakenly thought he belonged to a rival gang.


Months-Long MS-13 Gang Murder Trial Winds Down In San Francisco

A prosecutor told a federal jury in San Francisco Monday that the most important rule of the MS-13 street gang is to “attack and kill rival gang members.”

CBS San Francisco–08/08/2011

Police Car, light, siren, generic

East Palo Alto Police Conduct Parole Sweep In Response To Baby Killing

East Palo Alto police were conducting parole and probation sweeps throughout the city Wednesday morning as part of an ongoing crackdown on gang activity.

KPIX 5 | CBS San Francisco–06/29/2011


Gang Member Arrested In San Rafael Supermarket Robbery Attempt

A documented Sureno gang member was arrested for an attempted robbery Thursday night at a San Rafael market, a police lieutenant said.

CBS San Francisco–04/15/2011

Scene of shooting at 16th and Folsom Streets on January 18, 2011. (CBS)

SF Police Look To Crack Down On Mission District Gang Violence

San Francisco police are stepping up enforcement in the Mission District after a series of suspected gang-related stabbings and shootings.

KPIX 5 | CBS San Francisco–03/04/2011

Fatal Shooting

Woman Sentenced In ’04 Gang Murder At Redwood City Party

A woman charged with supplying the gun used to fatally shoot a teenager at a party in Redwood City in 2004 was sentenced to five years in prison in San Mateo County Superior Court Wednesday.

CBS San Francisco–02/02/2011

San Mateo’s Gang Task Force Credited for Low Murder Rate

There are 2,700 known gang members in San Mateo County, yet the gang-related homicide rate in San Mateo County is among the lowest in the state.